Eylands Family History

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Eylands Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Ryland, Hyland, Eland, Nyland, Erland, Byland, Newlands, Eiland

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Eylands Family Origin

Where is the Eylands family from?

Eylands Family Occupations

What did your Eylands ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Eylands occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Eylands's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Eylands ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Eylands Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 27 census records available for the last name Eylands. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Eylands census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 29 immigration records available for the last name Eylands. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Eylands. For the veterans among your Eylands ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Eylands Life Expectancy

What is the average Eylands lifespan?

Between 1977 and 1983, in the United States, Eylands life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Eylands in 1977 was 76, and 82 in 1983.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Eylands

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Eylands ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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